Fake JK Bank appointments: CB books fraudster

Fake JK Bank appointments: CB books fraudster
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Srinagar: Crime Branch Kashmir books a Job fraudster, impersonating himself as a Personal Secretary to Chairman J&K Bank and deceitfully extracted huge amounts from the educated youths under the pretext of jobs in J&K Bank.

A crime branch spokesperson said that Crime Branch Kashmir received an order passed by the Court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Pulwama, titled Abdul Majid Kuchay V/S Abdul Majid Mir resident of Kalaroos Lastiyal District Kupwara, along with copies of fake appointment orders, application, list of persons from whom accused has received hefty amounts.

“The order inter-alia reveals that the non-applicant namely Abdul Majid Mir approached the complainant and projected himself as Personal Secretary of Chairman J&K Bank Ltd. He developed friendship with him and induced the complainant to pay huge amounts in lieu of providing of jobs as Relationship Executives, Bank Associates and Attendants in J&K Bank,” statement reads.

“The complainant has collected as much as Rs 29 lac from 13 individuals hailing from Tral, Pampore & Pulwama area and handed over the amount to the non-applicant, who after receiving the money provided Eleven appointment orders purportedly signed by Chairman/CEO of J&K Bank Ltd,” statement adds.

Accordingly the appointees approached the concerned authorities of J&K Bank for joining their jobs, but they were informed that the appointment orders have not been issued by the Bank authorities and are fake and forged, thereby the non-applicant (alleged accused) deceived the complainant and grabbed huge amounts from him on the pretext of providing jobs to educated youth in J&K Bank in a fraudulent and deceitful manner.

The Court order further reveals that the appointments with respect to Relationship Executives, Banking Associates & Peons in the bank is a big racket and the posts are not being advertised and such appointments are made in violation of established norms/procedures.

Accordingly Case has been registered against the accused Abdul Majid Mir son of Abdul Rahim Mir resident of Kalaroos Lastiyal District Kupwara, and concerned Bank officers/officials and started investigation.